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6/16/2021 - COVID-19 Vaccine Trials Part 1

Dr. Paul Auwaerter interviews Dr. Patrick Flume about COVID-19 vaccine trials. Topics: *Vaccine trial goals: preventing symptomatic COVID-19 vs preventing infection *Issues with comparing vaccine trials *The importance of recruiting a representative population (age, sex, race and ethnicity) *What do we know about vaccine safety for immunocompromised people? 

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Presenting faculty:  

Paul G. Auwaerter, MD, MBA, FIDSA

Past President of the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA)

Professor of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine  

Patrick Flume, MD

Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics, The Medical University of South Carolina

Powers-Huggins Endowed Chair for Cystic Fibrosis in Charleston, South Carolina 

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